Written by Ken Simmons

Work of Ken Simmons

75 pages (Spiralbound), published by Selfpublished
Illustrated with drawings by Russ Broomhall.
Language: English

(37 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Ken Simmons Preface i
Ken Simmons Hands Off Reverse...er, Vanish card lost by spectator in deck behind his back, it vanishes, two handlingsInspired byVariations 1
Ken Simmons Simply Cutting to the Aces Aces cut to, optional follow-up in which they are cut into deck again and come back to top 4
Ken Simmons Another Cutting to the Aces 5
Ken Simmons P.O.D. Handling flap gaffInspired by 7
Edward Marlo, Ken Simmons Deliberate Side Steal to Center transferring card from second to center 9
Dave Walker Vision Test four cards, first all Ace of Hearts, then Queens of Clubs, then all blank 11
Unknown Diminishing Lift Sequence with extra card 12
Ed Andres Sleightly Diced Ace, Two and Three of Clubs on table with dice on top with the same number upwards, cards follow when dice are changes, Six of Clubs appears as finaleInspired by 14
David Neighbors Slow-Motion Oil and Water 3&3, three phases 18
David Neighbors The Denver Opener red/blue double backer 21
Edward Marlo Face Up Startler 22
David Neighbors McHenry's Sleeper Aces two double facersInspired by 24
Ken Simmons Notes on Marlo's Unit Up-Jog Addition adding specific cards, that are culled firstInspired by 30
Ken Simmons Notes on Marlo's Card Substitution Inspired by 32
Ken Simmons Notes on Marlo's Card Transfer several applications
- First Idea (simulated placement)
- Second Deal (outjogged handling)
- Third Idea (another outjogged handling)
- Fourth Idea (with packet and outjog)
Inspired by 33
Ken Simmons Additions to a Change unload into centerInspired byRelated to 38
Edward Marlo More Miracle Card Changes - First Method Also published here 38
Ken Simmons Audacious Transposition card isolated from deck transposes with card in deckRelated toVariations 43
Ken Simmons On a More Subtle Note Inspired by 43
Ken Simmons Related Bold Card Control opposite, apparently bottom card of right-hand packet removed but really top cardInspired byVariations 44
Ken Simmons Pragmatic Control Inspired by 45
Ken Simmons Related Bold Card Control with Reverse Related to 46
Edward Victor A New Glide 47
Ken Simmons Reverse Variant reverse from center topInspired byRelated to 48
Ken Simmons Future Center Steal two handlingsInspired by 50
Ken Simmons Another Curve single switched for double which is placed on table with Visual Retention ChangeInspired by 52
Ken Simmons Deal and Take Related to 53
Ken Simmons The Pick-Up Force spectator cuts (hopefully) into break 54
Ken Simmons Introduction to the Banded Effects 56
Ken Simmons A-Bend-Ment rubber band around deck, vanishes, encircles card in centerAlso published here 56
Ken Simmons A-Bend-Ment II allowing to show face card of deck, double is found and face-card loaded offInspired by 59
Ken Simmons A-Bend-Ment III wrong card encircled, changes into right card, double is found and face-card loaded off, two methodsInspired by 61
Ken Simmons A Banded Vanish rubber band around deck simply vanishes, two methods 64
Ken Simmons Banded Card on Ceiling card on ceiling has previously vanishes rubber band around it 68
Jim Patton A Case of A-Band-Ment rubber band around cased deck, it vanishes, deck removed and rubber band found around selection in deck, two methodsInspired byVariations 69
Ken Simmons Additional Notes and Ideas for the Banded Effects 74